Sports

Mind and Body
Not Sports: Dodgeball's transformative journey from gym class to world class
Emma Betuel
Gaming
You need to play this classic racing game for free on Nintendo Switch ASAP
David Grossman
Mind and Body
Why Slamball's founder thinks the topsy-turvy sport may finally succeed
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Exercising after coronavirus: Young athlete hearts reveal a key lesson
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
One type of activity proves to have a powerful effect on mental health — study
Alecia Cousins, Philip Tyson and Mark Llewellyn
Mind and Body
How this writer turned an everlasting vacation into a work success story
Stephen J. Bronner
Innovation
Robots and humans can work together to master an ancient sport
David Grossman
Mind and Body
Meet the dog surfers who have reached "a new plateau"
Emma Betuel
Gaming
From 'Space Invaders' to 'Floor Is Lava': The evolution of gaming
Inverse Staff
Mind and Body
“Overwhelming evidence” proves why rest days are essential for peak performance
Derek Ball
Mind and Body
How parkour's creative culture withstood a decade of controversy
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Bodyboarding's chaotic quest to be more than a 'sleeping giant'
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Underwater hockey players explain why it’s so easy to forget to breathe
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Olympian Alexi Pappas shares how to stay strong during coronavirus
Ali Pattillo
Culture
10 sports you didn't know were sports
JoAnna Wendel
Gaming
How 'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater' raised the bar for an underground sport
Eric Francisco
Mind and Body
Meet the sport beloved by America's 31st president and CrossFit
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Shin-kicking, lawn mower racing, and the surprising athleticism of Not Sports
Inverse Staff
Gaming
'FIFA 21' "toxicity" and goal celebrations: Here's what's changing: Shushing and A-OK hand are gone
Nick Lucchesi
Gaming
FIFA 21: A gleeful new feature will make it the most fun edition yet
Nick Lucchesi
Innovation
Olympics Flashbacks: The science of robot refs and why they still suck
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Olympics Flashbacks: How a NASA-designed swimsuit rocked the 2008 games
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The best rock-paper-scissors players know how to win without luck
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Olympics Flashbacks: The science of barefoot running and winning gold
Ali Pattillo
Gaming
'FIFA 21' EA developers on VAR and how Covid-19 influenced development
Nick Lucchesi
Culture
Why Vicki Draves' story is so powerful, 72 years later
Eric Francisco
Innovation
Bizarre, never-before-seen material to drive next-gen computers
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Headis is a masterclass in how to turn a weird game into a legitimate sport
Emma Betuel
Culture
Baseball in the time of Covid-19
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Leg Day Observer: The 4 best workout routines for quarantine
Sam Reiss
Mind and Body
Covid-19: Staying ahead of the game
Inverse Staff
Mind and Body
Health expert reveals a dangerous side effect of high-intensity workouts
Christopher Gaffney
Mind and Body
How much exercise is too much? Here's what we found.
Paul Millington, Ally Briggs, Colin Ayre and Jamie Moseley
Mind and Body
Science explains the untapped potential of the humble hot dog eating contest
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
A veteran lawnmower racer on what it takes to zip at 60 miles per hour
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The 5 best socks to keep your feet cool
Scarlett James
Mind and Body
'Floor is Lava' host Rutledge Wood explains the surprising secret to winning
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Not Sports: An Inverse series where the rules are fuzzy and the value is clear
Nick Lucchesi
Science
Inverse Daily: The center of the Solar System?
Greta Moran
Mind and Body
How Major League Wiffle Ball is turning a classic summer game into a sport
Emma Betuel
Culture
Sports in the time of Covid-19
Nick Lucchesi
Entertainment
Parkour legend Jesse La Flair talks 360 cameras, Linkin Park, and UFO pants
Jen Glennon
Innovation
A.I. could solve summer's deadliest problem
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Shin-kicking: A game created to troll 17th-century puritans is still thriving
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
"Smart Ring” Science: Why NBA players should match hope with skepticism
Ali Pattillo
Science
Does exercise improve your microbiome?
Rachael Rigby and Karen Wright
Mind and Body
Why it could be dangerous to exercise wearing a face mask
Lindsay Bottoms
Mind and Body
Not Sports: Riding runaway sheep teaches "cul de sac kids" a life lesson
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The one word you need to know when you go back to the gym after Covid-19
Christopher Williams
Mind and Body
Not Sports: Fans of this weird exercise also want to achieve world peace
Emma Betuel